The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry
The Committee for Skeptical Inquiry promotes science and scientific inquiry, critical thinking, science education, and the use of reason in examining important issues. It encourages the critical investigation of controversial or extraordinary claims from a responsible, scientific point of view and disseminates factual information about the results of such inquiries to the scientific community, the media, and the public.
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I think once you scare people, it’s hard to un-scare them; once you open the Pandora’s Box, it’s hard to close it.
by James Randi
We’re already seeing a comeback of measles due to drops in vaccination rates.
Of course, it’s more fun to imagine the distant glimmer is a ghostly railroad brakeman’s phantom lantern than the headlights of a 2005 Honda Civic.
“I have to admit that I’ve come to envy the people who reported having poltergeists in their home; they have a ready explanation for anything amiss in their household”
by Harriet Hall
April 18, 2017
For decades, scientists have been working their way towards a better understanding of what causes heart attacks and strokes.
by Stuart Vyse
April 17, 2017
Better policy outcomes will be achieved only when decision-makers are motivated to use the best modes of thinking and deciding.